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National Summary


While many places will hold dry this evening, cloud will continue to build and outbreaks of rain and drizzle in the west and southwest will spread northeastwards. Winds light to moderate southerly in direction.


The rain will continue to move across the country overnight turning heavy at times with freshening southerly winds. Lowest temperatures of 13 to 16 degrees.


Tomorrow, cloud and rain along eastern parts will quickly clear with sunny spells gradually increasing from the west, with some showers following too. The showers turning locally heavy and possibly thundery in parts of the west and north in the afternoon and evening. Feeling cooler than recent days with highs of 16 to 20 degrees with fresh and gusty west to southwest winds, but stronger along Atlantic coasts.


Wednesday night: A windy night with fresh to strong southwest winds gusting to gale force in parts of the west and north where there will be widespread heavy showers, scattered elsewhere. Minimum temperatures 10 to 13 degrees.Thursday: Very windy with fresh to strong southwesterly winds gusting to gale force. A mixture of sunny spells and passing heavy showers and feeling cool with highest temperatures 15 to 18 degrees. Staying quite windy Thursday night with clear spells and some passing showers and minimum temperatures 10 to 14 degrees.Friday: A blustery day with sunny spells and scattered showers and temperatures of 15 to 18 degrees. There is a possibility of heavy showers Friday afternoon and evening and in particular there is a possibility of a heavy period of rain over Munster and south Leinster so please keep in touch with the latest forecasts.Weekend: Blustery with sunny spells and passing showers and temperatures in the range 16 to 20 degrees..

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Coastal Reports

Malin Head Automatic

East-Southeast, 5 Knots, Fair, 16 Miles, 1007, Falling

Dublin Airport

East-Southeast, 5 Knots, Mist, 4 Miles, 1009, Falling

Buoy M5 51° 41'N 6° 42'W

South-Southwest, 10 Knots, Wave ht:0.6 m, The visibility at Tuskar is 0 Miles, 1010, Falling slowly

Roches Point Automatic

South-Southwest, 6 Knots, Light rain, 2 Miles, 1009, Falling slowly

Sherkin Island Automatic

Southwest, 12 Knots, Mod drizzle, 1.9 Miles, 1010, Falling slowly

Valentia Automatic

South, 11 Knots, Recent drizzle, 8 Miles, 1008, Falling

Mace Head Automatic

South, 13 Knots, Light rain, 2 Miles, 1006, Falling

Belmullet Automatic

South, 16 Knots, Light drizzle, 12 Miles, 1004, Falling rapidly

Buoy M2 53° 29'N, 5° 26'W

South-Southeast, 12 Knots, Wave ht:0.3 m, 1009, Falling

Buoy M3 51° 13'N, 10° 33'W

Report not available

Buoy M4 55° 0'N 10° 0'W

Southeast, 10 Knots, Wave height not available, 1004, Falling rapidly

Buoy M6 53° 4'N 15° 56'W

South-Southwest, 25 Knots, Gust 34 Knots, Wave ht: 2.5 m, 996, Falling rapidly

Sea Area Forecast

Sea Area Forecast untill 0500 Tuesday 20 June 2017 Issued at 0500 Monday 19 June 2017

Meteorological Situation at 0300: An anticyclone of 1024hPa extends across Britain and Ireland as a weak cold front remains slow-moving off the Donegal coast.

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Fair Head to Carnsore Point to Valentia and the Irish Sea

Wind: East or variable force 2 to 4, becoming northerly this evening and tonight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Forecast for Irish coastal waters from Valentia to Rossan Point to Fair Head

Wind: Northerly force 2 to 4, becoming north to northeast force 4 to 5 later today and overnight.

Weather: Fair

Visibility: Good

Outlook for a further 24 hours until 0500 Wednesday 21 June 2017: Moderate to fresh east to northeast winds during Tuesday.

Weather Warnings

Small Craft Warning

Southerly winds veering west to southwest will increase force 6 or higher on all Irish coasts.